Nitrous Oxide .. the one used for gassing motorhomers?

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  1. scotjimland

    scotjimland Funster Life Member

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    Well, we haven't had a good gassing thread for a while .. :BigGrin:

    read this on Garry's thread
    Googling 'nitrous oxide used by robbers' throws up some reports that it is being used ..


    it's non flammable, so no danger of vans exploding, it's an anesthetic .. what do you think, Is this the one or just more tales ?
     
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    It takes away the risk of explosion that is generally put forward as a good reason why gassing does not occur but the volume issue still exists . At least the victims will be happy to have been burgled :Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    If I'm unfortunate enough to be gassed, I hope the robbers leave the nitrous bottle behind, the MH could do with a bit of a boost now and then, particularly up hill. On the other hand, at least if they use Nitrous Oxide we will all be in a better position to 'laugh' the robbery off.
     
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    Ah yes but what about the legality of an A frame? :Eeek:
     
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    NNNOOOO NOT THE A FRAME AGAIN :Eeek::Eeek:
     
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    How did they know it was "laughing gas"? All these stories are a load of bo$$ox in my opinion. How come there has been no deaths from "gassing"? Or anyone caught, or stopped with gas canisters in their possession? Where do they buy the gas? How come no empty gas canisters are found? Aren't suspicions aroused when being purchased? For heavens sake, l cannot imagine anyone would believe this tripe!
     
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    Nitrous Oxide Jim? You're having a laugh aren't you? :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    If I have to read one more 'gassing' thread, I'll save the robbers the inconvenience and gas meself!!
     
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    From Road Transport.com


    But drivers have hit out at DC Soames' comments. One tells CM: "It's happening, particularly in Holland, Rotterdam, Bruges; all the port areas - certainly truckstops in Belgium. There's been increased security there because of the likelihood of gassings, or attack."
     
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    can they put Jim in touch with a dentist I wonder:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Julie, start the car, I'm going for me hosepipe !!!
     
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    your still reading :Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Nitrous Oxide is very easy to get hold of, a lot of performance garages sell it and you can easily get a very large cylinder, I have 3 cylinders all full at the moment.:Rofl1:
     
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    You need to get in the chat room they gassin in there every night:Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1::Rofl1:
     
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    Hi Dude,

    Interesting.. How large are the canisters and what does it cost?

    Oh and welcome to the fun:thumb:
     
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    Thanks Jim, currently to buy from a performance shop Nitrous is around £5.40 per lb, my cylinders are 15lb capacity, a large cylinder will prob hold around 70lb's of N2O but you would need a pump to get it all out, some of the events I race at the N2O is subsidised and cost around £3 a lb, one of my bottles lasts about 2 1/4 mile runs if I have the big jets in so not too cheap.
     
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    Its allright to know the distance they last, but how many vans do they last?:Rofl1::Rofl1:

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    Here's a thought, why dont we all chip a couple of quid, fill up one of Dude's 15 lb N20 bottles then find a volunteer, I dont know like someone who starts gassing threads, put them in an average size MH, let the N20 off and see if they go sleepy!? Job done and then we all know if its true or not!:thumb:


    Yes Jim, still reading :RollEyes:
     
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    This is one for Clarksons mob :thumb::Rofl1: I can see it now put the lanky one and the hamster in a M/h or a caravan and let captain slow gas them :Rofl1:Any body know how to get in touch with them ? Think of the viewing figures and headlines :thumb: bound to be a hit :BigGrin:
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